Derek Walker-Smith

Mr Derek Colclough Walker-Smith

Rush ID: 6121

Details

Born:
13 April 1910
Died:
22 January 1992
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Sir Jonah Walker-Smith MP and Maud Coulton Hunter
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1960.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1960
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6121
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5262429
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WALKER-SMITH, Derek (1910-1992)

Peerages

  1. Baron Broxbourne

    Life

    1983

Constituencies

  1. Hertfordshire East

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 26 May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Hertford

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1955
    Date of exit: 26 May 1955
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1955-1956

    Board of Trade

  2. Economic Secretary to the Treasury 1956-1957

  3. Minister of State 1957

    Board of Trade

  4. Minister of Health 1957-1960

Other parliaments

  1. European Parliament

    member

    1973-1979

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Rossall

Marriages

  1. Etherton, Dorothy

    Year: 1938

Relationships

  1. Son of Jonah Smith

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. 1922 Committee officer

    1951-1955

    Chairman

  2. Society of Conservative Lawyers officer

    1969-1975

    Chairman

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club